Anatomy of Sports (FA Retro)

To keep score or not to keep score? Doctors Brian and Giuseppe talk about the impact of sports on their own kids, along with what the research says.

  • Are competitive sports OK for young kids?

  • How does playing sports affect the development of self-confidence and other skills?

  • How can coaches help kids to feel satisfied about their performance?

Find out what we think in this week’s episode!

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Note: Posts on Family Anatomy are for education only, and are not intended to replace professional or medical advice. If you need to talk to someone about family or mental health issues, you can get a referral from your family doctor. Doctors Brian and Giuseppe discussed kids in general in this episode, but every child is unique; your experience may vary from that discussed in this episode.